Opportunities in Ear, Nose and Throat
Sponsored by PCCA
Saturday, October 10, 2015, 1:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
Continuing Education Credits: 0.3 (3.0 Contact Hours)
ACPE #: 207-000-15-109-L01-P and ACPE #: 207-000-15-109-L01-T
NOTE: A separate fee is required for this program. To register, please click here.
Many medical conditions from the head to the throat require pharmaceutical care. This afternoon session will focus on educating the pharmacist about the often chronic and recurring conditions affecting their patients. Ear, nose, and throat is an important niche to focus on for the independent pharmacy owner because of all the customized care they can provide to the patient.
Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives:
- Discuss otic pathology and signs and symptoms of ear infections.
- Describe the various antibiotics and other pharmacological therapy used in treating ear conditions.
- Explain complications affecting the nasal and sinus cavity and different treatment options available for the patients.
- Discuss the severity of mucositis and a variety of options for helping these patients.
Speakers: A.J. Day, PharmD, Director of Pharmacy Consulting, PCCA, Houston, Texas; Chris Simmons, RPh, Vice President of Creative Development, PCCA, Houston, Texas
Activity Type: Application-based
Audience: Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians